A quick round up for this week: 

9 Aug – Wasp spider – four in the dunes between Public hide and North Wall – please watch where you walk
9 Aug – Spotted redshank – 19 on East & South Scrapes 
9 Aug – Avocet – 420+ on East Scrape
9 Aug – Little ringed plover – two on East Scrape 
9 Aug – Dunlin – 40+ on the Scrape
9 Aug – Black-tailed godwit – 230+ on East Scrape
9 Aug – Green sandpiper – four on East & West Scrape, one on Konik Field
9 Aug – Common sandpiper – nine on the Scrape 
9 Aug – Sandwich tern – 2 offshore
9 Aug – Common tern – 2 offshore
9 Aug – Bittern – regular at Bittern Hide & Island Mere 
9 Aug – Marsh harrier– seven from Bittern Hide
9 Aug – Bearded tit – 11 juveniles at West Scrape, pair on East Scrape
9 Aug – Ringed plover – one on South Scrape 
9 Aug – Little gull – 30 on South Scrape
9 Aug – Greenshank – four on West Scrape 
9 Aug – Ruff – 12 on East Scrape
9 Aug – Wood sandpiper – four on West Scrape
9 Aug – Cuckoo – one by Sluice
9 Aug – Arctic skua – two offshore
9 Aug – Golden plover – one on East Scrape 
9 Aug – Willow warbler – three by visitor centre
8 Aug – Curlew sandpiper – one on East Scrape
8 Aug – Hobby – one at Island Mere

We've also had great views of the 'Digger Alley' spectacle of bees, butterflies and digger wasps, and a juvenile tawny owl perched by the South Belt crossroads

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